It's a boy! The zoo just announced that April's baby is a boy

HARPURSVILLE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - All eyes have been on April the Giraffe for the last several weeks, waiting for her to give birth.

April gave birth to her fourth calf on Saturday morning. 

On Saturday afternoon, the zoo announced that April's baby is a boy.

Giraffes are pregnant for 15 months on average, and a calf typically weighs 150 pounds, standing at 6 feet tall. 

Staff on the Animal Adventure Park Facebook page have posted a 40 minute video of the birth, up close and personal, for those who missed the livestream.

 

 

April the giraffe is being livestreamed by the zoo in Harpursville, N.Y. 


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